Dunkin’ Donuts to donate one pound of coffee to Veterans One-stop Center of Western New York for every pound of coffee or K-Cup pack sold at participating Buffalo-area restaurants on Veterans Day
BUFFALO, New York – Dunkin’ Donuts today announced a new initiative to raise awareness of services for Western New York veterans, service members and their families this Veterans Day.
For every pound of coffee or K-Cup pack purchased at participating Buffalo-area Dunkin’ Donuts locations on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11, Dunkin’ Donuts will donut one pound of coffee (up to 500 pounds) to the Veterans One-stop Center of Western New York. As the region’s premier Veteran’s service and advocacy not-for-profit collaborative agency, the Buffalo-based nonprofit, located at 1280 Main Street, supports and empowers local Veterans and military families from all eras of service in their transition to civilian life.
“Dunkin’ Donuts is honored to recognize the service of Buffalo-area veterans and service members by launching this new initiative to raise awareness of the Veterans One-stop Center of Western New York on Veterans Day,” said Tammy Monks, field marketing manager for Dunkin’ Donuts. “All of us at Dunkin’ Donuts are committed to serving those who serve and we’re proud to support an organization that has such a tremendous impact on the lives of Buffalo-area veterans and service members.”
Founded in 2013, Veterans One-stop Center of Western New York collaborates with local service providers to create programs to assist Western New York veterans and service members with accredited benefits counseling, case management, education and employment services, financial counseling, housing and emergency services, and legal services and treatment court.
“We fully appreciate Dunkin’ Donuts support in raising the awareness of the tremendous opportunities we provide our Veterans, service members, and their families through the Veterans One-stop Center of WNY,” said Roger L. Woodworth, President and CEO of Veterans One-stop Center of Western New York. “I encourage Dunkin’ Donuts loyal guests to support our efforts on Veterans Day as we empower the men and women who have served our country.”
About Dunkin’ Donuts
Founded in 1950, Dunkin’ Donuts is America’s favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin’ Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin’ Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for eight years running. The company has more than 11,000 restaurants in 33 countries worldwide. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin’ Donuts is part of the Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc.
About Veterans One-stop Center of WNY
As the region’s premier Veterans service and advocacy not-for-profit collaborative agency, the Veterans One-stop Center of WNY brings people, resources, and organizations together in time, space, and effort to effectively improve the well-being of all WNY Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces and their immediate family members. Since 2013, the VOC of WNY has provided holistic empowerment through a suite of integrated supportive services and programs to over 3,000 of WNY’s Veterans, service members, and their families.